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As the COVID-19 pandemic reaches most corners of the world, pulling together as a community of deep expertise has never been more important - to share experiences and lessons learned, and better prepare for and shape what comes next. Our role as a credible, responsible and impartial value-adding “global voice” for whole energy system movement has never been more critical.

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Jean-Marie Dauger

Officers CouncilChair


Jean-Marie Dauger

“The World Energy Council provides a wide arena for a comprehensive examination of the global energy scene, bringing together representatives of mature and developing economy countries.

The organisation has based its reputation on authoritative reports and analyses, on superior understanding of energy projections, and on an unflagging commitment to promoting sustainable energy policies and strategies. In a world where energy issues are paramount and for which access to energy in a sustainable manner is essential, the role played by the World Energy Council is of critical importance.”

Jean-Marie Dauger has been the Chair of the World Energy Council since September 2019.

Jean-Marie Dauger has served several positions within Gaz de France, including Chief Operating Officer, and since the merger of Gaz de France and Suez, with GDF SUEZ, then ENGIE, as Former Senior Executive Vice President in charge of the Global Gas & LNG Business Line, one of the five business lines of the ENGIE Group.

Mr Dauger is a Chevalier of the National Order of Merit and a Chevalier of the Legion of Honour. Jean-Marie Dauger is also Chair of the World Energy Council’s Studies Committee.

Jean-Marie began his career in different positions in Pechiney, Trad Bank (Lebanon) and in the Finance Division of EDF. He is a graduate of the HEC business school.


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